Opinion

Prep football: a big part of the Telegraph

High school football and the community newspaper is much like peanut butter and jelly. They are two things that go together so well and the staff and management of the Folsom Teleg ...

Start holding tightly onto 59 tomorrow

So it’s here, the big day. Fifty-eight is a thing of the past and tomorrow I start the 365-day journey with 59. I’ve never been 59 before. Some of my friends along ...

Time to fix the DMV

At the Department of Motor Vehicles, state employees are sleeping on the job. Literally. A recent report revealed that one particular employee had a habit of sleeping several hour ...

Message about wild fires

This year has proven to be a very busy wildfire season for California and is currently on pace to be even busier than 2017. According to the State of California Incident Infor ...

Collecting, but not hoarding things

Do you enjoy collecting or saving anything? I like to collect coins and stamps and baseball cards. I like to collect newspaper clippings and such. I have 14 Tupperware tubs organiz ...

Letter to the editor: Differing opinions

Dear Editor, A few weeks back, there were posts on social media about how many people wanted the city to add shade structures to our parks because the play equipment was too hot f ...

Fair ruling on fair share

In June, the United States Supreme Court issued a decision in the case of Janus v. AFSCME, ruling that the First Amendment protects public employees from being required to pay ...

Our View: The threat of fire is real

As more than a dozen fires are burning across California, it’s important to be more prepared than ever before. Last year, it was the Thomas Fire. Currently, the Carr Fire in ...

Do I need an agent when buying from a builder?

Question: Dear Kari; My husband and I are looking to buy a brand-new home. We have heard that we do not need our own real estate agent because the builders have agents on-s ...

August in the Historic District

This is the moment just before the kids go back to school. Teachers are readying their classrooms, kids are getting school supplies in order, new school clothes picked out and last ...

Letter to the Editor: SeaQuest not welcome

Dear Editor, SeaQuest Interactive Aquarium is not a welcome addition to Folsom. In all of their locations, they have a history of animal welfare abuse and lack of care. The newly- ...

Tornadoes, hurricanes and whirlwinds, oh my

As we slug through the throes of the midsummer's nightmarish heat, look at other areas of our expansive land and be grateful. I heard on the radio (my main source of news thes ...

Our View: Two great community events to support

It’s a great week in Folsom to have fun and support two great entities in our city. This Friday evening, Tap Folsom returns to the Historic District. Then on Saturday it&rsqu ...